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1685, Oct 11711-17401740, Oct 20
he succeeded his elder brother, Joseph I, as Holy Roman Emperor, King of Bohemia (as Charles II), King of Hungary and Croatia (as Charles III), and King of Serbia, Archduke of Austria, etc., in 1711. He unsuccessfully claimed the throne of Spain as Charles III following the death of its ruler, and Charles's relative, Charles II of Spain, in 1700. He married Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, by whom he had his two children: Maria Theresa, born 1717, the last Habsburg sovereign, and Maria Anna, born 1718, Governess of the Austrian Netherlands.
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04/30/1563-Jews are expelled from France by order of Charles VI 
04/17/1711- Charles VI becomes king of Austria 
04/29/1711-Arch duke Charles VI of Austria and Hungarian rebels sign Peace of Szatmár
10/12/1711- Charles VI of Habsburg crowned Holy Roman Emperor
05/22/1712-Emperor Charles VI crowned king of Hungary
04/19/1713-Emperor Charles VI issues the edict of Pragmatic Sanctions
03/07/1714-Treaty of Rastatt - French emperor Charles VI of Habsburg
09/07/1714-Treaty of Baden: Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI and France, ends War of Spanish Succession, French retain Alsace, Austria gets bank of Rhine
06/05/1716-England and Emperor Charles VI signs military treaty 
10/13/1716-HRE Charles VI's troops occupy Temesvar 
06/30/1722-Hungarian Parliament condemns HRE Charles VI's Pragmatic Sanctions 
12/06/1723-Emperor Charles VI's Pragmatic Sanction accepted by Hungarian Parliament 
12/23/1724-Emperor Charles VI names Maria Elisabeth land guardian of Austria / Netherlands 
04/30/1725-Emperor Charles VI and King Philip V of Spain sign Treaty of Vienna
08/06/1726-Emperor Charles VI and tsarina Catherine the Great sign military treaty 
12/23/1728-HRE Charles VI sign Treaty of Berlin [year is wrong? -ed] 
03/16/1731-Treaty of Vienna: Emperor Charles VI of England and Netherlands
10/10/1733-France declares war on emperor Charles VI 
10/03/1735-France and Emperor Charles VI sign peace accord 
08/02/1738-France offers emperor Charles VI mediation in war against Turkey 
04/05/1739-HRE Charles VI signs secret treaty 
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